Arnold was born in Garson, Ontario and was a son of the late Tory and Margaret (Conners) McColeman.
Beloved husband of Helen (Henry) McColeman.
Loving father of Marg (Terry) Neville, Karen (Paul) Gresty and Kevin McColeman.
Sadly missed by his grandchildren Kelly, Mike, Rob, Lacie, Kate, Jake and Ibssa. and two great grandchildren Rebecca and Lucas and 7 great grandchildren.
Dear brother and brother-in-law of Angus (Evelyn) McColeman, Cathy (the late Jim) Mick, Thomas (Pat) McColeman, Marion (Claude) Chiasson and Elenor Skopie. Predeceased by his brothers Raymond (Rachelle), Roy (Rose), James (Thelma), Gordon (Jenny), Manley (Charmelle), Avin “Zeke” (Yvette) and his sister Jean (Shorty) Burton.
Family and friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Friday, October 6, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon with the Funeral Service immediately following visitation on Friday at 12 noon from the Chapel of the Funeral Home.
Interment will follow in Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg.
As an expression of sympathy donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation may be left at the funeral home.